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Arrowsmith Naturalists

Welcome to our website This page includes About us, Newsletters, Membership and Leader’s forms. Meetings are held at 7:30 pm on the fourth Monday of …

Vancouver Island

Brant Wildlife Festival » Events

2018 Brant Wildlife Festival<p><b>April 14, Eagle Release</b><p><b>11:00 am to 3:00 pm</b><p>Head to the North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre in Errington and see owls, …

Southwestern Ontario

March | 2015 | Vancouver Island Big Year

Nature

Richard Branson: Why I start businesses

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Mistake-fixing start-up Grammarly raises $110m

<b>There's money to be made from other people's mistakes: $110m (£85m) of it, to be precise.</b><p>That's the amount raised in a funding round by Grammarly, a firm that boasts of having what it calls "the world's most accurate online grammar checker".<p>It has persuaded venture capital firms including General …

Venture Capital

Top business tips for 2017

<b>With 2017 now five days old, any business leader worth his or her salt has got their plans in place for the next 12 months.</b><p>Be it a strategy to boost sales, a schedule to expand into new territories, or a way to deal with problems, this is the time of year to look ahead.<p>Here, some of the best …

Sri Lanka

Fitbit Official Site for Activity Trackers & More

Fitbit

30 Motivational Quotes to Help Realize Your Entrepreneurial Dreams

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A little extra motivation and inspiration can sometimes help you push through difficult times and remain focused on the end goal. A positive mindset goes a long way.<p>Read the following quotes to help you reach your entrepreneurial dreams, …

Motivation

These 12 startups died in Q2. Here’s why and how

We learned today that cleaning services startup Homejoy will be shutting down at the end of July. The company was facing funding challenges, and was plagued by four lawsuits over whether Homejoy workers should be classified as contractors or employees.<p>Lots of startups have similar stories. Couldn’t …

Gerald Brady: not in a tech bubble — we're in a 'new Renaissance'

"The Disrobing of Christ," by Spanish Renaissance painter El Greco. REUTERS/Paul Hanna<p>There's been a lot of talk recently about whether we're in a tech bubble like the dotcom boom that led to the crash in 2000.<p>Investors and entrepreneurs can't seem to agree whether valuing businesses like Uber at …

Venture Capital

Five HR tools for time-starved startups to help build the perfect team

Five HR tools for time-starved startups to help build the perfect team<p>Human resources. Photo Credit: Jirsak / …

Intel Capital launches new fund for startups run by women, minorities

Intel has a goal to drive growth and career development for women and minorities in order to achieve "full representation" at every level by</b> …

Venture Capital

Here is BuzzFeed’s first pitch deck to investors in 2008

In 2008, BuzzFeed had just five employees working in an office in New York City’s Chinatown district, and its website was attracting just 700,000 unique visitors a month. Now the company has more than 900 employees, over 200 million monthly visitors, and seems poised to become the first major media …

Investing

How to Create an Email Newsletter People Actually Read

Marketing

Apple, Google & Starbucks: Inside the Web Design Style Guides of 10 Famous Companies

Take a peak at the digital style guides designers use at influential companies like Apple, Google, and Starbucks.

Style Guides

4 ways startups can leverage upon cloud hosting

As cloud allows for data to be stored and accessed anywhere, anytime, startups can use customisable infrastructure to deliver greater value

5 Corporations Doing Surprising Things with Startups

Probably it’s because of their sheer size or the way in which they’re structured, but corporations often aren’t considered the birthplaces of …

Walt Disney Company

Startups Anonymous: 19 Hard Truths About Being a Founder

[<i>This is a weekly series that brings you raw, first-hand experiences from founders and investors in the trenches. Their story submissions are</i> …

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence To Succeed

When emotional intelligence first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70% of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into what many people had always assumed was the sole source of …

Emotional Intelligence

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Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo

Do you want to be successful? Anna Vital gives advice on how to #succeed in a startup.

April 2014 Web Server Survey

In the <b>April 2014</b> survey we received responses from <b>958,919,789</b> sites — 39 million more than last month.<p>Microsoft made the largest gain this month, …

CIO interview: Rorie Devine, CTO, Hailo

This article can also be found in the Premium Editorial Download: Computer Weekly: Can national security and privacy co-exist?:<p>A technology overhaul …

Amazon Web Services

Streaming in the cloud

Wanting to improve music search times for its 1 million customers, Australian-based music streaming service Guvera moved from physical servers to the …